Mobile Optical Assistant - West Midlands

Recruiter
Zest Business Group
Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
14000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A family owned independent Opticians based in the West Midlands, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire are looking for a full time Optical Assistant to join the team. You will work between 6 different practices on a rota basis, providing additional dispensing cover in cases of days off, annual leave and sickness.

Role

  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Dispensing frames and lenses to all levels, including varifocals
  • Providing contact lens advice
  • Taking measurements and making any necessary adjustments
  • Booking appointments and dealing with admin
  • Pre-Screening - Fields and OCT
  • Ensuring excellent levels of customer service at all times

Requirements

  • Previous experience of working as an Optical Assistant, Optical Advisor or Dispensing Assistant
  • Able to dispense lenses to all levels
  • Enjoy building relationships with patients
  • Computer Literate
  • Excellent communication skills: clear verbal and written communication with active listening skills
  • Able to deliver superb customer service
  • Able to drive - own car

Salary

Between £14,000 to £18,000 plus bonus.

The role is to work 5 days a week including Saturdays with working hours being from 9am to 5.30pm (5pm on a Sat)

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV or call for more information.